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June 14, 2018, 8:00 AM
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Last year, cup noodle inventor Nissin broke the internet with its limited edition "Mystery Meat" flavour - in collaboration with highly popular investigative manga "Detective Conan". This year, it turns the mystery (and disgust?

Anime production house Studio Trigger (Kill la Kill, Little Witch Academia) has an announcement in store for this weekend. The studio launched a countdown site on Wednesday, and it's currently teasing a collaboration with game developer Arc System...

Manga about calligrapher launched in 2009, inspired TV anime, prequel spinoff The 17th compiled book volume of Satsuki Yoshino's Barakamon revealed on Tuesday that the manga's 18th compiled book volume will be the last.

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Netflix has been very active in anime lately, and are also releasing new exclusive anime left and right. During the Annecy International Festival of Animated Film, they announced that they're also renewing one of their originals, B: The Beginning.

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Yoshi for Switch delayed to 2019 Yoshi's latest adventure no longer due out in 2018. The upcoming Yoshi game for Switch, which is still without an official title, has been delayed from its previously planned 2018 release window to 2019, Nintendo c...

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© Yukiya Murasaki / Kodansha The upcoming anime adaptation of the How NOT to Summon a Demon Lord light novels updated once again a bit more information. Set for a July 5th, 2018 premiere, the official site has now dropped a new promotional video f...

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Sekiro: Shadows Die Twice is an action adventure game without stats or classes Details on From Software's newly announced game. PC Gamer has gone up with impressions from the E3 2018 behind closed doors demo of Sekiro: Shadows Die Twice, the newly...

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XSEED Games E3 2018 lineup trailers Gal Metal, Senran Kagura, Sakuna, and more. XSEED Games has released trailers for its E3 2018 lineup, which includes Fate/Extella Link for PlayStation 4 and PS Vita, Freedom Planet for Switch, Gal Metal for Swit...

Perfume will appear at the music festival 'SUPER SLIPPA 9' to be held on August 4 and 5 in Taiwan. 'SUPER SLIPPA' is Taiwan's biggest music festival sponsored by rock band Mayday. Perfume is scheduled to perform on the 4th with other performances ...

Another fighting game consisting of only Shonen Jump characters has emerged courtesy of the ongoing E3, with Jump Force naturally boasting Goku, Luffy and Naruto as playable characters and even a surprise character likely no one was expecting.

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© Kousuke Hamada / Kodansha / Hanebad Production Committee TOHO revealed earlier this year that the Hanebad manga from Kousuke Hamada is getting an anime adaptation and it's on track for a July 2018 debut on Tokyo MX, BS11, and AT-X among others.

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Koopa Troopa and Blooper will be playable characters in Mario Tennis Aces via software updates in July and August, Nintendo confirmed. During the Nintendo Treehouse livestream, a mission against Blooper was shown off, and it was revealed that Bloo...

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BTS Official/Instagram In 2012, Rolling Stone produced a list of the 10 K-pop bands most likely to make it big in the US. Attaining significant US fame was a newly attainable, if still distant, milestone for South Korean pop groups thanks to the 2...

What kind of plot twist. . . ? The first half went just as I expected it to. Tanigaki was smart and lured them to a dead deer where a bear would return the next morning. As the men waited there and checked to find his tracks, Nikaidou gets attacke...

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Square Enix treated fans to plenty of new looks at Kingdom Hearts III at E3 2018, and director Tetsuya Nomura shared some insight on its delay to 2019 and why we haven't seen the Big Hero 6 world in an interview with IGN.

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Disgaea 1 Complete launches October 9 in North America, October 12 in Europe Western release due out three months after Japanese release. Disgaea 1 Complete will launch physically and digitally for PlayStation 4 and Switch on October 9 in North Am...

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Pikii the Japanese publisher of Blade Strangers announced that the crossover fighter will release in Japan on August 30, 2018 for PlayStation 4 and Nintendo Switch. Here's a look at its latest trailer: You can find the trailers for the other chara...

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Renowned Japanese rock band RADWIMPS lead vocalist Yojiro Noda posted a public apology on his Twitter account, after accusations surfaced that the lyrics of one of their latest songs "HINOMARU" carried militaristic overtones.

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By Alistair Wong . June 12, 2018 . 11:30am Fate/Grand Order VR feat. Mash Kyrielight, the "VR drama" previously released in Japan, will be available in English at Anime Expo 2018. (Thanks, Anime News Network!

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Media Create Sales: 6/4/18 - 6/10/18 Fate/Extella Link opens at 116,803 retail sales. Marvelous' Fate/Extella Link sold 78,647 retail copies on PlayStation 4 and 38,156 retail copies on PS Vita for an opening week of 116,803 sales, the latest Medi...

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We are excited to welcome Studio TRIGGER's Shigeto Koyama and Hiromi Wakabayashi as Guests of Honor for Anime Expo 2018! Animator and character designer, Masaru Sakamoto, and animation producer, Masato Takeuchi, will also join Koyama and Wakabayas...

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© matoba / SQUARE ENIX Announced as in production in April, the anime adaptation of the As Miss Beelzebub Likes manga by matoba has updated once more. The October 2018 series revealed the production and first cast information earlier and now the f...

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Following the reveal of Nioh 2 during the PlayStation presser at E3 2018, director Fumihiko Yasuda and Team Ninja shared the first details on the game including its character creation and story. During the interview, Yasuda explains that Nioh 2's ...

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Nelk and the Legendary Alchemists: Atelier of a New Land announced for PS4, Switch, and PS Vita Due out in 2018 in Japan. The latest issues of Weekly Famitsu and Dengeki PlayStation reveal Nelk and the Legendary Alchemists: Atelier of a New Land, ...

A key visual and trailer was revealed along with the big news, featuring main characters Bell and Hestia along with a new movie character. The announcement also included additional cast members Uchida Maaya as Lilliluka Arde, Hosoya Yoshimasa as W...

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By Alistair Wong . June 13, 2018 . 11:31am Ninjala, Gungho's newly announced action game for the Nintendo Switch, has received an E3 2018 teaser trailer. Ninjala is all about beating your opponents with your weapon, as well as use a wealth of bubb...

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'幕間狂言' (Makuaikyougen) "Interlude" True to the episode title, LotGH decided invasion can hold off an extra week, spending the time explaining the in depth explanation of just what is about to happen-or basically giving us the complementary shounen...

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According to ANN, Viz Media has confirmed that the manga rights to the Shaman King series by Hiroyuki Takei have expired. The publisher brought out the first volume back in the summer of 2003. The trademark has been back under the Kodansha banner ...

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© Jasmine Gyuh / Kodansha Set to be one of the more controversial shows of the summer season, Jasmine Gyuh's manga series Back Street Girls is set for a July 3rd, 2018 premiere. With a pair of promos brought out last week we now have the official ...

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Fans of the Yakuza series and SRPG franchise Valkyria Chronicles will no doubt be delighted to hear that three games from the franchises are coming to PC in 2018. During the PC Gaming Show at E3, Sega revealed that Valkyria Chronicles 4, Yakuza 0 ...

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By Jenni . June 11, 2018 . 6:22pm Sony kicked off its E3 2018 presentation with a banjo performance by Gustavo Santoye, who performed one of The Last of Us' themes. It then transitioned into a new The Last of Us 2 trailer showing off the first gam...

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